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Definition of misletoe

Misletoe
Misletoe Mis"le*toe, n. See Mistletoe.
misletoe
Mistletoe Mis"tle*toe, n. [AS. mistelt[=a]n; mistel mistletoe + t[=a]n twig. AS. mistel is akin of D., G., Dan. & Sw. mistel, OHG. mistil, Icel. mistilteinn; and AS. t[=a]n to D. teen, OHG. zein, Icel. teinn, Goth. tains. Cf. Missel.] (Bot.) A parasitic evergreen plant of Europe (Viscum album), bearing a glutinous fruit. When found upon the oak, where it is rare, it was an object of superstitious regard among the Druids. A bird lime is prepared from its fruit. [Written also misletoe, misseltoe, and mistleto.] --Lindley. Loudon. Note: The mistletoe of the United States is Phoradendron flavescens, having broader leaves than the European kind. In different regions various similar plants are called by this name.

Meaning of misletoe from wikipedia

- Mistletoe is the common name for obligate hemiparasitic plants in the order Santalales. They are attached to their host tree or shrub by a structure called...
- luckberry. With his friends they journey to the S-level-danger cl**** planet of Misletoe to obtain the antidote, only to return and find Celine all dried up. In...
- fancies' 1682- one of six, 1909 Song of the Vagabond The Holly Bough and the Misletoe – A Christmas Carol words by W E Grogan "Society of Women Musicians". aim25...
- 2:18 5. We Got It Covered – 2:25 6. Now You’re Home (Hang Me Up Under The Misletoe) – 2:15 7. Kiss Me Quick – 2:45 8. Dreamboat Song – 3:06 9. Beautiful Day...
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